Hurry, item low in stock!

London 1945 - Maureen Waller

9780312338046
Hurry only 1 in stock!
FREE Delivery on ALL Orders!
Title
London 1945 - Life in the Debris of War
Author
Maureen Waller
format
Paperback / softback
Publisher
St. Martins Press-3pl
Language
English
UK Publication Date
20060613

When Hitler unleashed a fierce barrage of weapons on the defiant capital of England, London's resilient citizens were undaunted. With colorful detail and rich insight, historian Maureen Waller takes readers through London in the last year of war. She reveals the magnificence of human spirit that carried a besieged people through agonizing travails and the long, giddy transformation the metropolis made as it passed through battle, to celebration, and back to life as usual.

We are Rated Excellent on Trustpilot
Here's what you say about us...

Maureen Waller was educated at University College London, where she studied medieval and modern history. She received a master's degree at Queen Mary College, London, in British and European history 1660--1714. After a brief stint at the National Portrait Gallery, she went on to work as an editor at several prestigious London publishing houses. Her first book was the highly acclaimed 1700: Scenes from London Life. Her other books include Sovereign Ladies: The Six Reigning Queens of England and Ungrateful Daughters: The Stuart Princesses Who Stole Their Father's Crown. She currently lives in London with her husband, who is a journalist and author.

Type
BOOK
Number of Pages
511

FREE Delivery on all Orders!